PV and TV diagrams in Excel

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Homework Statement


Hello, My thermodynamics professor gave us homework to plot 3 lines of constant temperature on a PV diagram in excel and 3 lines of constant pressure on a TV diagram.
I have no clue how to do this and was wondering if someone could help me

Homework Equations


He gave us the table for Ideal-gas properties of air

The Attempt at a Solution


have not attempted since I am not sure how to do it
 

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Homework Statement


Hello, My thermodynamics professor gave us homework to plot 3 lines of constant temperature on a PV diagram in excel and 3 lines of constant pressure on a TV diagram.
I have no clue how to do this and was wondering if someone could help me

Homework Equations


He gave us the table for Ideal-gas properties of air

The Attempt at a Solution


have not attempted since I am not sure how to do it

So you have the Excel data, and just are not familiar with using the Charting Wizard?
 
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he didnt give us any data. He just said Plot 3 constant temperature lines of your choice, e.g., T=300K on a single P-V diagram for air. In addition plot 3 constant pressure lines of your choice, e.g., P=1atm on a single T-V diagram for air.
 
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You know what the relationship between P and V is for an ideal gas ? Can air at 300 K be considered an ideal gas ?
 
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I am not sure what the relationship is but yes air at 300K can be considered an ideal gas
 
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I am not sure what the relationship is

Ideal Gas Law...?
 

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